Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal

The BEST episodes of Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Psi Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal is a Canadian sci-fi/drama television series which was filmed in and around Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and aired 88 episodes from 1996 to 2000. The presence of Dan Aykroyd opening and closing every episode and emphasizing the legitimacy of the organization it was inspired by led some viewers to take the show somewhat more seriously than intended, though it was in fact a scripted drama.

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Force Majeure
star
8.00
3 votes

#1 - Force Majeure

Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/13/2000

Case File # unknown Lindsay and Peter are under cover as a married couple to investigate aberrant behavior among community residents.

Directors: John Bell (XI)
Reptilian Revenge / Ghostly Voices
star
7.95
39 votes

#2 - Reptilian Revenge / Ghostly Voices

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/12/1996

Case File #99101: ""Reptilian Revenge"" After an elderly man dies, his pet snakes escape Case File #44114: ""Ghostly Voices"" A voice calls a woman home.

The Tribunal
star
7.75
4 votes

#3 - The Tribunal

Season 3 - Episode 19 - Aired 5/2/1999

Case File #899-997 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is transporting a young woman who's had an alien encounter, when their van is engulfed in a bright light from a UFO, temporarily blinding the investigator, and the woman disappears.

Directors: John Bell (XI)
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Once Upon a Time in the West
star
7.60
5 votes

#4 - Once Upon a Time in the West

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/31/1999

Case File # unknown An old man following three Old West outlaws is actually Axon 30 years in the future, warning his younger self against inventing time-travel.

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The Observer Effect
star
7.50
6 votes

#5 - The Observer Effect

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired 2/28/1999

Case File #222-989 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates after a UFO is sighted in the woods near the private community of Poplar Glen.

Directors: Giles Walker
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883
star
7.40
5 votes

#6 - 883

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/24/1999

Case File # unknown A doctor's mission to colonize a new world forces Matt to make a decision about his future.

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Regeneration
star
7.40
5 votes

#7 - Regeneration

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/22/2000

Connor Doyle, the team's case manager in the first season comes back from the dead, but this time his intentions are not all good.

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Body and Soul
star
7.33
3 votes

#8 - Body and Soul

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/7/1999

Case File # unknown The team's investigation of a woman's precognition of her own death leads to a shocking discovery.

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Creeping Darkness / The Power
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7.26
38 votes

#9 - Creeping Darkness / The Power

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/19/1996

Case File #77110: ""Creeping Darkness"" Impenetrable darkness threatens to engulf an Argentine town Case File # unknown: ""The Power"" Stress boosts a woman's psychokinesis.

Sacrifices
star
7.25
4 votes

#10 - Sacrifices

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/3/1999

Case File # unknown The O.S.I.R. investigates satanic cult activity on a college campus.

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GeoCore
star
7.25
4 votes

#11 - GeoCore

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/19/2000

Case File # unknown Oil drilling in an ancient tribal burial ground unleashes a demon killer.

Directors: Jon Cassar
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Free Fall / The Presence
star
7.22
37 votes

#12 - Free Fall / The Presence

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/26/1996

Case File #47129: ""Free Fall"" A sky diver tells of defying gravity Case File #92109: ""The Presence"" A child fears a destructive force.

The Greenhouse Effect / The Buzz
star
7.20
35 votes

#13 - The Greenhouse Effect / The Buzz

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/15/1997

Case File #213127: ""The Greenhouse Effect"" Plants attack a family Case File #213127: ""The Buzz"" Mysterious buzzing coincides with unexplained deaths.

Directors: Clay Borris
The Grey Men
star
7.15
33 votes

#14 - The Grey Men

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/17/1997

Case File #669-207 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research is called to an abandoned industrial park to investigate a UFO sighting. Case Manager Matt Praeger hears a buzzing noise and disappears without a trace.

Directors: Giles Walker
The Undead / Stalker Moon
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7.14
36 votes

#15 - The Undead / Stalker Moon

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/1/1997

Case File #763139: ""The Undead"" A homeless man revives during his autopsy and escapes Case File #569135: ""Stalker Moon"" A fan stalks an actress from the grave.

Directors: Clay Borris
All Hallows Eve
star
7.13
32 votes

#16 - All Hallows Eve

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/1/1998

Case File #659-311 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research case manager Matt Praeger, security co-ordinator Ray Donahue, chief science analyst Peter Axon and senior data analyst Lindsay Donner visit the scene of a grisly, pre-Halloween murder of two college students who died after having their faces torn off.

Directors: Luc Chalifour
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Second Sight / Chocolate Soldier
star
7.12
34 votes

#17 - Second Sight / Chocolate Soldier

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired 4/26/1997

Case File #295143: ""Second Sight"" A kidney-transplant recipient has frightening visions Case File #734138: ""Chocolate Soldier"" A cult leader has power over women.

Directors: Milan Cheylov
Palimpsest
star
7.12
34 votes

#18 - Palimpsest

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/8/1998

Case File #600-001 The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research investigates after the body of an elderly woman is found in the basement of a soon-to-be demolished apartment building.

Directors: Craig Pryce
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The Infestation / Human Apportation
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7.11
38 votes

#19 - The Infestation / Human Apportation

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 11/2/1996

Case File #33130: ""The Infestation"" NASA scientists die searching for a meteorite Case File #87105: ""Human Apportation"" A Californian and her daughter inexplicably find themselves in Toronto.

The Damned
star
7.10
31 votes

#20 - The Damned

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 12/1/1997

Case File # 905-209 When the pool water mysteriously starts to churn and boil, a man drowns and sinks to the bottom. The Office of Scientific Investigation and Research starts to investigate.

Directors: Clay Borris
Frozen in Time
star
7.09
32 votes

#21 - Frozen in Time

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/27/1997

Case File #417-205 Deep in the interior of a national park, a strange epidemic strikes a Native American reserve, turning the residents into living statues.

Directors: Giles Walker
Hell Week
star
7.09
32 votes

#22 - Hell Week

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 1/26/1998

Case File # 416-209 The Dean at Braddock University brings the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research in to investigate an incident involving psychokinetic power.

Directors: Craig Pryce
The Egress (1)
star
7.09
32 votes

#23 - The Egress (1)

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/18/1998

Case File #102-964 Ray Donahue and Peter Axon fan out through a secret research facility searching for Axon's friend Dr. Leon Schraft, a colleague from Axon's MIT days.

Directors: John Bell (XI)
Jaunt (2)
star
7.09
32 votes

#24 - Jaunt (2)

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/27/1998

Case File #898750 As the third season begins, physicist Peter Axon is the only remaining member of the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research team. Dr. Anton Hendricks is apparently dead, having disappeared into a mysterious apportation device known as the Arch, case manager Matt Praeger has tendered his resignation after differences with the O.S.I.R.'s Director of Operations Frank Elsinger and senior data analyst Lindsay Donner has left the team after running afoul of Praeger and revealing confidential information. Axon and Curtis Rollins, the case manager assigned to the Arch case, take their investigation to a remote area of northern Quebec after an RCMP officer finds a woman wandering alone in the sub-tundra. It turns out the woman had vanished into the Arch and then re-appeared 2,000 miles away. Lindsay Donner and Matt Praeger rejoin the team to recover Hendricks from the Arch.

Directors: John Bell (XI)
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Forever and a Day (1)
star
7.09
32 votes

#25 - Forever and a Day (1)

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/16/1999

Case File #298-321 Psychic healer has just successfully restored the sight of a blind woman when he is interrupted by the Office of Scientific Investigation and Research agents and taken to the central lab to test the man's healing powers.

Directors: Ron Oliver
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